The Best Grass Seed for Shady Yards

For cool season grasses, seed with shade-tolerant fescues, such as red fescue, tall fescue, and fine fescue, as well as bentgrasses. For warm-season grasses, centipeded grass and Zoysia are good seed choices for shady areas.

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